JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2023 - July 31, 2023

Bureau of Economic Analysis

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International Economics Directorate
Research and Analysis Group
Research Economist

JOE ID Number: 2023-01_111471867
Date Posted: 06/07/2023
Date Inactive: 06/14/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Suitland, Maryland, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Economic measurement methodologies
Analysis of the international economic accounts
multinational enterprises
U.S. international trade in services
link data on relevant topics
conduct collaborative and/or independent research on measurement topics
present the research at conferences
publish in professional journals
Salary Range: $78,592 - $172,075
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) anticipates filling at least one Ph.D. level research economist position in the International Economic Accounts Research Group.

BEA’s mission is to promote a better understanding of the U.S. economy by providing the most timely, relevant, and accurate economic accounts data. To achieve our mission objectives, we need highly qualified economists and other professionals equipped to develop new and innovative approaches to economic measurement that keep pace with the dynamic economy.

A successful economist in the international economic accounts area will join a team of research economists working on economic measurement methodologies and analysis of the international economic accounts. The team has access to BEA’s firm-level microdata of multinational enterprises in the United States and of U.S. international trade in services, and it collaborates with other U.S. statistical agencies to link data on relevant topics. The candidate is expected to conduct collaborative and/or independent research on measurement topics of importance to BEA's mission, work to implement the research in the U.S. international economic accounts, and present the research at conferences and publish in professional journals.

Candidates Must be U.S. citizens. BEA is an equal opportunity employer.

Candidates must apply through USAJOBS by 6/13/23

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 07/31/2023
Application Instructions:
Candidates MUST apply via the USAJOBS link by 6/13/23 to be considered for this position.